The first table below looks at the demand for OWASP skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OWASP over the 3 months to 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the England region.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Web Application Security Project (OWASP)
Rank 807 753 807
Rank change year-on-year
-54 +54
Permanent jobs citing OWASP 80 101 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.070% 0.096% 0.073%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.088% 0.12% 0.095%
Number of salaries quoted 68 83 62
Average salary £43,250 £50,000 £49,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.50% +1.01%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,232 £37,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.95% -6.11%
Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
91395 83053 90383
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 80.43% 78.92% 76.78%
Number of salaries quoted 74157 68986 77349
Average salary £47,500 £46,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.26% -3.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
OWASP
UK

OWASP
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing OWASP across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

OWASP Jobs Demand Trend in England

OWASP
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing OWASP across the England region.

OWASP Salary Trend in England

OWASP
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OWASP across the England region over the 3 months to 23 April 2014.

OWASP Salary Histogram in England

OWASP
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OWASP within the England region over the 3 months to 23 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
East Midlands -22 31 £41,000 +3.67% 2
South East -15 18 £50,000 - 2
London -66 12 £51,250 -18.00% 2
North East - 9 £35,232 -
East of England -5 5 £34,000 -
South West -14 4 £45,000 -37.93%
West Midlands -2 1 £60,000 +75.18%
North West - 1 £60,000 -
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OWASP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the England region citing OWASP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited OWASP.

1 118 (61.14%) .NET
2 112 (58.03%) SQL Server
3 111 (57.51%) SQL
4 108 (55.96%) HTML
5 107 (55.44%) CSS
6 95 (49.22%) C#
7 92 (47.67%) Ajax
8 85 (44.04%) ASP.NET
9 81 (41.97%) MVC
9 81 (41.97%) HTML5
10 80 (41.45%) Scrum
11 78 (40.41%) CSS3
12 76 (39.38%) Java
13 71 (36.79%) XML
14 63 (32.64%) Microsoft
14 63 (32.64%) jQuery
14 63 (32.64%) Web Accessibility
15 59 (30.57%) RESTful
15 59 (30.57%) ASP.NET MVC
16 56 (29.02%) Extreme Programming
17 55 (28.50%) UML
18 53 (27.46%) JavaScript
19 50 (25.91%) XHTML
20 48 (24.87%) Retail
21 47 (24.35%) JSON
21 47 (24.35%) Visual Studio
22 46 (23.83%) XSLT
23 45 (23.32%) Web Development
24 44 (22.80%) Web Services
24 44 (22.80%) ASP.NET MVC 3

OWASP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the England region citing OWASP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited OWASP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 14 (7.25%) IIS
2 13 (6.74%) Tomcat
3 9 (4.66%) Apache
4 7 (3.63%) Apache Solr
5 6 (3.11%) CMS
6 4 (2.07%) Oracle Workflow
6 4 (2.07%) SharePoint
7 3 (1.55%) GlassFish
7 3 (1.55%) Confluence
8 2 (1.04%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (1.04%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (1.04%) Immediacy CMS
9 1 (0.52%) Mule
9 1 (0.52%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (0.52%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.52%) Apache ServiceMix
9 1 (0.52%) Oracle Application Server
9 1 (0.52%) WebLogic
Applications
1 11 (5.70%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.11%) MS Office
3 1 (0.52%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.52%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 4 (2.07%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (2.07%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 19 (9.84%) SaaS
2 3 (1.55%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.52%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 16 (8.29%) Internet
2 14 (7.25%) Firewall
3 13 (6.74%) HTTP
4 10 (5.18%) TCP/IP
5 9 (4.66%) SSL
6 7 (3.63%) Wireless
6 7 (3.63%) VPN
6 7 (3.63%) LAN
6 7 (3.63%) WAN
7 3 (1.55%) VoIP
8 2 (1.04%) Network Security
9 1 (0.52%) OpenVPN
9 1 (0.52%) LDAP
9 1 (0.52%) IPsec
9 1 (0.52%) Intrusion Detection
9 1 (0.52%) IMAP
9 1 (0.52%) Wireshark
9 1 (0.52%) SMTP
9 1 (0.52%) FTP
9 1 (0.52%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 112 (58.03%) SQL Server
2 21 (10.88%) MySQL
3 16 (8.29%) SQL Server 2008
4 14 (7.25%) Oracle Database
5 13 (6.74%) Relational Database
6 11 (5.70%) Oracle Database 11g
7 6 (3.11%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (1.55%) MongoDB
8 3 (1.55%) Apache Cassandra
8 3 (1.55%) NoSQL
9 2 (1.04%) Hazelcast
9 2 (1.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.52%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 1 (0.52%) DB2
10 1 (0.52%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 47 (24.35%) Visual Studio
2 37 (19.17%) Eclipse
3 32 (16.58%) NUnit
4 20 (10.36%) Subversion
5 17 (8.81%) Xcode
6 15 (7.77%) PhoneGap
7 12 (6.22%) Eclipse RCP
7 12 (6.22%) Jenkins
8 10 (5.18%) Maven
8 10 (5.18%) Metasploit
9 7 (3.63%) JIRA
9 7 (3.63%) Selenium
9 7 (3.63%) Ant
9 7 (3.63%) JUnit
10 6 (3.11%) Git (software)
11 5 (2.59%) Team Foundation Server
12 3 (1.55%) WebDriver
12 3 (1.55%) Cucumber
12 3 (1.55%) Hudson
12 3 (1.55%) IntelliJ
General
1 48 (24.87%) Retail
2 30 (15.54%) Marketing
3 25 (12.95%) Finance
4 11 (5.70%) Advertising
5 7 (3.63%) Games
5 7 (3.63%) Back Office
6 6 (3.11%) Telecoms
7 4 (2.07%) Legal
8 2 (1.04%) French Language
9 1 (0.52%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.52%) Electronics
9 1 (0.52%) Banking
9 1 (0.52%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 122 (63.21%) Developer
2 51 (26.42%) .NET Developer
3 29 (15.03%) Senior Developer
4 22 (11.40%) Web Developer
4 22 (11.40%) C# Developer
5 19 (9.84%) C# .NET Developer
6 18 (9.33%) ASP.NET Developer
6 18 (9.33%) Tester
7 16 (8.29%) Software Developer
7 16 (8.29%) Penetration Tester
7 16 (8.29%) Java Developer
8 14 (7.25%) Mobile Developer
9 12 (6.22%) Senior Applications Developer
9 12 (6.22%) Applications Developer
10 11 (5.70%) Consultant
10 11 (5.70%) Security Specialist
11 10 (5.18%) Security Consultant
12 9 (4.66%) Java Web Developer
12 9 (4.66%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 9 (4.66%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 118 (61.14%) .NET
2 108 (55.96%) HTML
3 107 (55.44%) CSS
4 92 (47.67%) Ajax
5 85 (44.04%) ASP.NET
6 81 (41.97%) HTML5
7 78 (40.41%) CSS3
8 71 (36.79%) XML
9 63 (32.64%) jQuery
10 59 (30.57%) RESTful
10 59 (30.57%) ASP.NET MVC
11 50 (25.91%) XHTML
12 47 (24.35%) JSON
13 46 (23.83%) XSLT
14 44 (22.80%) Web Services
14 44 (22.80%) ASP.NET MVC 3
15 37 (19.17%) SOAP
16 33 (17.10%) REST
17 27 (13.99%) WCF
18 18 (9.33%) iOS SDK
Miscellaneous
1 23 (11.92%) Computer Science
2 10 (5.18%) Management Information System
2 10 (5.18%) Open Source
3 7 (3.63%) PKI
4 5 (2.59%) Blackberry
4 5 (2.59%) Mobile App
5 4 (2.07%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (2.07%) Cryptography
6 3 (1.55%) Mathematics
7 2 (1.04%) Visualisation
7 2 (1.04%) N-Tier
7 2 (1.04%) W3C
8 1 (0.52%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.52%) EMV
8 1 (0.52%) APACS
8 1 (0.52%) CESG
8 1 (0.52%) CESG CLAS
8 1 (0.52%) RMADS
8 1 (0.52%) DTV
8 1 (0.52%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 20 (10.36%) Linux
1 20 (10.36%) Android
1 20 (10.36%) Apple iOS
2 17 (8.81%) Windows
3 8 (4.15%) UNIX
4 2 (1.04%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (0.52%) SELinux
5 1 (0.52%) Windows NT
5 1 (0.52%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.52%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (0.52%) CentOS
5 1 (0.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (41.97%) MVC
2 80 (41.45%) Scrum
3 63 (32.64%) Web Accessibility
4 56 (29.02%) Extreme Programming
5 55 (28.50%) UML
6 45 (23.32%) Web Development
7 36 (18.65%) E-Commerce
7 36 (18.65%) Agile Software Development
8 34 (17.62%) Penetration Testing
9 32 (16.58%) Continuous Improvement
10 24 (12.44%) Information Security
11 22 (11.40%) SOA
12 21 (10.88%) Ethical Hacking
13 19 (9.84%) Release Management
14 17 (8.81%) Continuous Integration
15 16 (8.29%) Security Testing
16 14 (7.25%) TDD
17 12 (6.22%) ITIL
18 11 (5.70%) OO
19 9 (4.66%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 111 (57.51%) SQL
2 95 (49.22%) C#
3 76 (39.38%) Java
4 53 (27.46%) JavaScript
5 18 (9.33%) Objective-C
6 15 (7.77%) C++
7 13 (6.74%) C
8 12 (6.22%) Ruby
8 12 (6.22%) Python
9 10 (5.18%) T-SQL
10 9 (4.66%) Perl
10 9 (4.66%) Scala
11 7 (3.63%) PHP
12 4 (2.07%) VB.NET
13 3 (1.55%) ActionScript
13 3 (1.55%) VBA
13 3 (1.55%) PowerHouse
14 2 (1.04%) PHP5
14 2 (1.04%) PL/SQL
15 1 (0.52%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 31 (16.06%) Degree
2 13 (6.74%) CISSP
3 11 (5.70%) Security Cleared
4 10 (5.18%) CISM
5 8 (4.15%) Cisco Certification
5 8 (4.15%) CCNA
6 7 (3.63%) SSCP
7 5 (2.59%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (2.07%) GIAC
8 4 (2.07%) CEH
8 4 (2.07%) OSCP
9 3 (1.55%) OSCE
9 3 (1.55%) MCSE
10 2 (1.04%) ISEB
10 2 (1.04%) GSEC
10 2 (1.04%) SC Cleared
11 1 (0.52%) GWAPT
11 1 (0.52%) GPEN
11 1 (0.52%) CISA
11 1 (0.52%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (12.44%) QA
2 19 (9.84%) PCI DSS
3 14 (7.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 9 (4.66%) COBIT
5 7 (3.63%) COSO
6 4 (2.07%) WAI
7 1 (0.52%) ISO/IEC 17799
7 1 (0.52%) WCAG
7 1 (0.52%) HIPAA
System Software
1 3 (1.55%) Active Directory
1 3 (1.55%) Docker
2 1 (0.52%) Snort
2 1 (0.52%) Nmap
2 1 (0.52%) Squid
Systems Management
1 10 (5.18%) Nessus
2 9 (4.66%) CORE IMPACT
3 7 (3.63%) WebInspect
4 3 (1.55%) AppDetective
4 3 (1.55%) Puppet
4 3 (1.55%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 63 (32.64%) Microsoft
2 32 (16.58%) Oracle
3 13 (6.74%) Google
4 10 (5.18%) JBoss
4 10 (5.18%) HP
5 7 (3.63%) hybris
5 7 (3.63%) Demandware
5 7 (3.63%) ATG
5 7 (3.63%) Intershop
6 2 (1.04%) Thunderhead
6 2 (1.04%) IBM
6 2 (1.04%) Alterian
7 1 (0.52%) VMware
7 1 (0.52%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.52%) Citrix
7 1 (0.52%) Juniper
7 1 (0.52%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.52%) Apple
7 1 (0.52%) CheckPoint
7 1 (0.52%) Cisco
City, London
Royal Mail Group
Salary: Excellent Salary & Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
MAPP Ltd - IT & Business Management Recruitment Specialists
Salary: Up to £41,500 per annum + bonus (15% average) + share option + pensio
Posted: 16 hours ago
Leicestershire
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £38000 - £41000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge
Polkadotfrog
Salary: 30-38000
Posted: 6 days ago
Staffordshire
Venn Group - UK
Salary: 20000-23000 Per Annum
Posted: 8 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Pension and Car
Posted: 8 days ago
Leicestershire
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £38000 - £41000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 21 days ago